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Simple Prescription for Good Health

Simple Prescription for Good Health

This prescription couldn’t be much simpler, but there is real science behind its age-old body-mind-spirit wisdom for maintaining good health. Find out how to stay healthy the simple way.

Don’t worry, be happy, feel good.

When you “don’t worry,” your adrenal glands don’t secrete stress hormones, such as cortisone, which suppress immune response and enervate the nervous system with hypertension.

When you “be happy,” your brain secrets neuropeptides, the “happy hormones” that communicate directly with the glands of the endocrine system and signal them to “turn on the juice” of healing responses and other immune factors.

The invariable result of this biofeedback between the neuropathies produced by a happy mind and the healing hormones required for a healthy body is that you “feel good” in both in body and in mind. This balances state of health and happiness is sustained by specific neuropathways and endocrine channels through which these secretions communicate in every part of the body.

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Adapted from The Tao of Detox, by Daniel Reid (Inner Traditions, 2006). Copyright (C) 2006 by Daniel Reid. Reprinted by permission of Inner Traditions.
Adapted from The Tao of Detox, by Daniel Reid (Inner Traditions, 2006).

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Annie B. Bond

Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on anniebbond.com, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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7:26AM PDT on Apr 26, 2013

Thank you!

1:06AM PDT on Apr 26, 2013

thanks

3:29PM PST on Feb 22, 2013

Thank you :)

6:23AM PDT on Aug 7, 2012

thanks for sharing

2:05PM PDT on Apr 28, 2012

Thank you

11:22AM PDT on Mar 31, 2012

thank you

7:25AM PST on Jan 24, 2012

Thanks bunches!

7:17PM PDT on Jul 16, 2011

Thank you dearest Annie :)

2:07AM PDT on Mar 24, 2011

thanks

8:21AM PDT on Mar 23, 2011

A timely reminder to known facts. Thanks

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